Two Men in Custody After Stealing From Belvidere Employer

By WTVO WQRF Newsroom

Published 04/30 2014 09:30PM

Updated 04/30 2014 09:38PM

ROCKFORD - Two are arrested, accused of stealing thousands from their Belvidere employer.

24-year-old Carlos Dorado and 28-year-old Fernando Rivera are both charged with felony theft.

Police searched a home in the 4900 block of Pepper Drive in Rockford, seizing thousands of dollars worth of vehicle airbags. They are believed to be stolen from Syncreon, a supplier to Chrysler in Belvidere.

Police say Dorado and Rivera stole over 150 airbags from their employer over the past year.

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